Erratum to: Intensive Care Med DOI 10.1007/s00134-016-4670-3

The article “Prevention of cardiac surgery-associated AKI by implementing the KDIGO guidelines in high risk patients identified by biomarkers: the PrevAKI randomized controlled trial”, written by Meersch et al., was originally published electronically on the publisher’s internet portal (currently SpringerLink) on 21 January 2017 without open access.

With the author(s)’ decision to opt for Open Choice, the copyright of the article changed in February 2017 to © The Author(s) 2017 and the article is forthwith distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (, which permits any noncommercial use, duplication, adaptation, distribution and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as appropriate credit is given to the original author(s) and the source, a link is provided to the Creative Commons license, and any changes made are indicated.

The original article has been corrected.